Thursday, June 16, 2011

Weekend events 6/18-19/11

Busy weekend around the area. Three events that I know of on Saturday, and one on Sunday:

Saturday, June 18, 2011



Reno 5000 Race #3
Third in the series - 5K, 10K, Marathon relay and kids 1 miler. Same place as always, in south Reno at RC Willey.


A Legendary Run in South Lake Tahoe
Benefiting the rebuilding of the track at South lake Tahoe High School, which was used for the 1968Olympic track & field trials. "A mix of flat and gentle hill road and single track trail running along Al Tahoe Blvd and 
through forest and meadow..." 5K and 10K options.












Running with the Cows 5K - Fallon
"This is a running event for the "rest of us" runners. The more a participant weighs, the earlier you start the race. There are seven weight divisions in the race. Each division will get a 2 minute head start over the next group, with the last group starting from scratch."








Sunday, June 19, 2011


Burton Creek Trail Runs
"The Burton Creek Trail Run takes place on a beautiful, fun and challenging trail system within Burton Creek State Park in Tahoe City, CA.  The course features miles of single track through pine forests and high sierra meadows.  Burton Creek drains the runoff from Mt. Watson into Lake Tahoe.  You'll see and hear the creek often and June is a great wildflower time of year as well." 5K, 10K, half marathon and marathon distances. The first race in the Big blue Trail Run Point series.



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